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Old 27th November 2004, 04:17 AM
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problems printing from XP to SAMBA+CUPS? please help!

hi...

i have a WinXP machine on a laptop trying to print to a SAMBA+CUPS configuration on my linux box.

somehow i just can't do it..
the spool file managed to get generated, but nothing comes out from the printer!
i have been reading up but the configurations on samba seems right...

below is my configuration.. it does look all right to be..

CUPS at http://localhost:631 shows that the job is complete.. but i don;t see why it should be coz nothing is coming out of my printer

[global]
workgroup = home
server string = Himiko Samba Server
hosts allow = 192.168.1. 10.0.0. 127.
printcap name = cups
load printers = yes
printing = cups
log file = /var/log/samba/%m.log
max log size = 50
password level = 8
username level = 8
smb passwd file = /etc/samba/smbpasswd
unix password sync = Yes
passwd program = /usr/bin/passwd %u
username map = /etc/samba/smbusers
socket options = TCP_NODELAY SO_RCVBUF=8192 SO_SNDBUF=8192
interfaces = 192.168.1.1/24
remote browse sync = 192.168.1.255
remote announce = 192.168.1.255
local master = yes
domain master = yes
preferred master = yes
dns proxy = yes

[printers]
comment = All Printers
path = /var/spool/samba
browseable = yes
create mask = 700
printable = yes
guest ok = yes
guest ok = yes
printer admin = root
use client driver = yes
print command = lpr -P %p -o raw %s -r
lpq command = lpstat -o %p
lprm command = cancel %p-%j
cups options = raw

CUPS at localhost:631 says

smbprn.00000045 Section1_Preliminaries.pdf copper 211k completed at
Sat 27 Nov 2004 12:01:15 PM SGT


does any one have any pointers? on how i can solve this?
any form of help is greatly appreciated!
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Old 27th November 2004, 08:26 AM
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You can add a account in yous samba configuration to print on your windows box. Try "guest" in samba panel.

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Old 27th November 2004, 01:47 PM
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i would not want guests to be able to print to my printer...
is there a way to get this working using only valid users?
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